#24

Kierstan Bell

Guard

Player profile

  • Height 6-1
  • Year Freshman
  • Hometown Canton, Ohio
  • Last School Canton McKinley H.S.
  • Five-star prospect ranked No. 6 in the class by ESPN HoopGurlz and No. 18 by ProspectsNation.com
  • McDonald’s All-American
  • Selected to compete in the Jordan Brand Classic in Las Vegas
  • Third Team Naismith High School All-American
  • Ohio Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior
  • Joined LeBron James as the only high school players to be named Ohio’s Player of the Year three times
  • Was one of just five female players in Ohio history to repeat as Ms. Basketball and the first to do it since fellow McKinley and Ohio State guard Ameryst Alston did it in 2011 and 2012.
  • Left Canton McKinley holding 75 school records including points, rebounds, steals, field goals made, field goal percentage and free throws made
  • Fourth in the state with 2,883 career points which is ahead of Ohio State legend Katie Smith
  • Had averages of 28.8 points per game, 7.9 rebounds per game, 4.4 blocks per game, and 3.8 steals per game as a senior and led Canton McKinley to a 25-2 record
  • Averaged 33.3 points, 9.6 rebounds, 5.0 steals, 3.9 assists and 2.5 blocks per game while shooting 52.7 percent from the floor during her junior season